29 CFR 20.101 - Purpose and scope.

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§ 20.101 Purpose and scope.
The regulations in this subpart establish procedures to implement 31 U.S.C. 3720A. This statute together with implementing regulations of the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) at 26 CFR 301.6402-6, authorizes the IRS to reduce a tax refund by the amount of a past-due legally enforceable debt owed to the United States. The regulations apply to past-due legally enforceable debts owed to the Department by individuals and business entities. The regulations are not intended to limit or restrict debtor access to any judicial remedies to which he/she may otherwise be entitled.
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§ 20.101 Purpose and scope.

The regulations in this subpart establish procedures to implement 31 U.S.C. 3720A. This statute together with implementing regulations of the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) at 26 CFR 301.6402-6, authorizes the IRS to reduce a tax refund by the amount of a past-due legally enforceable debt owed to the United States. The regulations apply to past-due legally enforceable debts owed to the Department by individuals and business entities. The regulations are not intended to limit or restrict debtor access to any judicial remedies to which he/she may otherwise be entitled.

Title 29 published on 2015-07-01

The following are ALL rules, proposed rules, and notices (chronologically) published in the Federal Register relating to 29 CFR Part 20 after this date.

  • 2015-10-08; vol. 80 # 195 - Thursday, October 8, 2015
    1. 80 FR 60797 - Administrative Wage Garnishment Procedures
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      DEPARTMENT OF LABOR, Office of the Secretary
      Interim final rule with request for comments.
      This rule is effective October 8, 2015. Comments must be received within 30 days of publication, which is on or before November 9, 2015.
      29 CFR Part 20